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Interested in public service? Become a grand juror

The opportunity for citizens to take part in the 2013-14 El Dorado County Grand Jury by submitting their names for possible nomination has arrived. The Grand Jury is an excellent vehicle for committed men and women to keep government close to and responsible to all of the county’s citizens. Applicants must be Untied States citizens, […]

Comments Off / May 06, 2013 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

May is Foster Parent Appreciation Month

“It’s that time of year to thank all of the foster care families in El Dorado County,” said Jayle Goucher, manager of the El Dorado County Foster Family Home Licensing Program. “Foster parents provide a critical role for children in our community who have been displaced from their homes because of neglect or abuse. These […]

Comments Off / May 06, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Congressman celebrates young artists

Congressman Tom McClintock, left, stands with the winners of the 4th District Congressional Art Competition at a reception held at BI Design in El Dorado Hills. With McClintock are, left to right, BI Design owners Craig and Alexandra Badolian, first-place winner,Ashlyn Woods, honorable mention winner Teri Nittler, third-place winner Brandon Borjon, second-place winner Julia Schmidseder and honorable mention winner Daisy Allison. Village Life photo by Shelly Thorene

Five Northern California high school students garnered top awards in the Congressional Art Competition sponsored by members of Congress and were recognized by Congressman Tom McClintock at a May 1 reception at BI Design Studio in El Dorado Hills, where their art was on display. The competition was open to all high school students within California’s […]

Comments Off / May 05, 2013 | Posted in Entertainment,Featured Stories | Read More »

Sacramento museums extend into evenings with special events

SACRAMENTO — In addition to its fascinating Gold Rush past, the Sacramento area is rich with an amazing array of state-of-the-art museums and historic sites that offer visitors the chance to explore California’s fine art, history, science and wildlife treasures all year long. In May many of the 30 members of Sacramento Association of Museums are […]

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Hometown hero: Daniel Naygrow

Army Pvt. Daniel M. Naygrow Jr.  has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and bayonet training, drill and ceremony, […]

Comments Off / May 03, 2013 | Posted in News | Read More »

Hometown Hero: Ryan Bergeson

Airman Ryan Bergeson

Air Force Airman Ryan T. Bergeson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward […]

Comments Off / May 03, 2013 | Posted in Cameron Park Life,Featured Stories | Read More »

Cameron Park inching toward summer

All about business The Shingle Springs Chamber of Commerce and Cameron Park Community Services District will host a Business Showcase mixer at the community center from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23. Large, small and home-based businesses are welcome to join an evening of fun. Network with old and new friends while enjoying […]

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